1h ago| Business

Syed Ershad Ahmed reelected as AmCham president

Syed Ershad Ahmed has been re-elected as the president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Bangladesh (AmCham) for 2021-22 tenure.

1h ago| Stock

Stocks drop

Dhaka stocks dropped at the end of the day though the trading started on a positive note in the morning.

17h ago| Disease

67% of all deaths in Bangladesh due to non-communicable diseases

Non-communicable diseases (NCD) are a growing health risk and matter of concern for Bangladesh, Health Minister Zahid Maleque said yesterday.

5h ago| Transport

Dhaka Metro Rail milestone: Last girder segment of MRT-6 installed

The country's first metro rail reached a major milestone today with the completion of the entire 20.1 km viaduct.

4h ago| Business

Stocks rising since morning

The stock market trading started with a rising trend today.

2h ago| BPL 2022

Sohan’s cunning plan to help Tigers pick Mujeeb’s variations

Bangladesh are slated to play white ball series against Afghanistan at the end of February after the culmination of a month-long Bangladesh Premier League. Fortune Barishal wicket-keeper batter...

5h ago| Coronavirus

Covid ward staff in Prague hospital drop protective suits

Doctors treating Covid patients at a Prague hospital have shed their once mandatory protective suits, claiming that bacteria clinging to their sleeves actually increased mortality.

4h ago| Life & Living

Parents of gay children should offer them support, says Pope

Pope Francis said on Wednesday that parents of gay children should not condemn them but offer them support.

6h ago| UK

UK govt says booster rollout reduced Omicron risks, lifts restrictions

Most coronavirus restrictions including mandatory face masks were lifted in England on Thursday, after Britain’s government said its vaccine booster rollout successfully reduced serious illness and...